Jekyll Island is one of the most historic islands in the state of Georgia; once a retreat for the wealthiest of Americans, the cottages are now considered a National Historic Landmark. The historic district is open to tourists and features golf, tennis, bike paths, mini-golf, tours, and beaches.
Homes for sale on Jekyll Island veer more towards traditional. Most are reasonable, under $1 million, mostly from the mid-400s to the high 700s. The homes themselves may be modest and traditional, but all are within walking distance to a beach, a marsh, fishing, shopping, or an outdoor recreation area. Lush vegetation lies everywhere you look. The benefits to living on one of the oldest and most beautiful islands in the state are obvious. So if you’ve been searching for a home on one of the most beautiful and exclusive islands in the state, look no further than real estate on Jekyll Island.